Having problems with your Canon IXUS 860 IS Digital Camera ?

I have dropped the camera in sea water.from then not working.


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If you ever do this again then you must immediately rinse the camera in freshwater, remove the battery and get it to a repair outlet immediately. Even then your camera will likely be unrepairable if it shows any symptoms after the accident.

Sea water is about the worst thing you can subject a camera to as it's electrically conductive. When the camera dries out, salt crystals form inside and cause physical damage and chemically attack the camera to corrode it.

Sorry, but in my experienced opinion your camera is a total write off and I don't know any professional repairers who would even attempt to fix this as it would almost certainly have to be returned to them for additional work as more faults show up afterwards.
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